AHRQ Patient Safety Update: CUSP Video Features Nurses

Video Features Veteran Nurse Discussing Importance of Frontline Caregivers Using CUSP to Prevent Infection


A veteran nurse from a small rural hospital in Texas explains how AHRQ’s Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program (CUSP) is the “most powerful program” she has ever seen because it empowers frontline caregivers to make a difference. Her hospital hasn’t had a CLABSI in three years.


To learn more about CUSP and how nurses are using it, watch the video A Nurse’s Perspective http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/cusptoolkit/videos/00_nurse/. The CUSP toolkit is free and available online at http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/education/curriculum-tools/cusptoolkit/.